Training

CompTIA Security+.

About This Course

Course Code
COMSEC17

Course Type
Essentials

Vendor
CompTIA

Duration
5 Days

RRP
£2,545.00

Course Overview
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Special Notices

Please note: a dual monitor setup is required for hand-on labs work.

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Overview

The CompTIA Security+ exam will certify the successful candidate has the knowledge and skills required to install and configure systems to secure applications, networks, and devices; perform threat analysis and respond with appropriate mitigation techniques; participate in risk mitigation activities; and operate with an awareness of applicable policies, laws, and regulations. This course will help delegates prepare for exam SY0-501 - released on October ?4, 2017.

Objectives

This course will teach you the fundamental principles of installing and configuring cybersecurity controls and participating in incident response and risk mitigation.

Study of the course can also help to build the prerequisites to study more advanced IT security qualifications, including CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst CSA+, CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner CASP, and ISC’s CISSP Certified Information Systems Security Professional.

On course completion, you will be able to:

Course Outline

Module 1 / Threats, Attacks, and Vulnerabilities

Indicators of Compromise


Labs:


Critical Security Controls


Lab:


Security Posture Assessment Tools


Labs:


Incident Response


Module 2 / Identity and Access Management

Cryptography


Lab:


Public Key Infrastructure


Lab:


Identification and Authentication


Lab:


Identity and Access Services


Account Management


Lab:


Module 3 / Architecture and Design 1

Secure Network Design


Lab:


Firewalls and Load Balancers


Lab:


IDS and SIEM


Lab:


Secure Wireless Access


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Physical Security Controls


Module 4 / Architecture and Design 2

Secure Protocols and Services


Labs:


Secure Remote Access


Lab:


Secure Systems Design


Secure Mobile Device Services


Secure Virtualization and Cloud Services


Module 5 / Risk Management

Forensics


Lab:


Disaster Recovery and Resiliency


Risk Management


Secure Application Development


Lab:


Organizational Security

Prerequisites

CompTIA Security+ is aimed at IT professionals with job roles such as security architect, security engineer, security consultant/specialist, information assurance technician, security administrator, systems administrator, and network administrator.

Ideally, you should have successfully completed the 'CompTIA Network+ Support Skills' course and have around 24 months' experience of networking support or IT administration. It is not necessary that you pass the Network+ exam before completing Security+ certification, but it is recommended.

Specifically, it is recommended that you have the following skills and knowledge before starting this course:

About This Course

Course Code
COMSEC17

Course Type
Essentials

Vendor
CompTIA

Duration
5 Days

RRP
£2,545.00

Course Overview
Download